Meaning of “don't give up the day job!” in the English Dictionary

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"don't give up the day job!" in British English

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don't give up the day job!

humorous

used for telling someone that you do not think they are very good at something:

"What did you think of my singing, then?" "Er, don't give up the day job!"

(Definition of “don't give up the day job!” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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